James A. Waler is Chief Operations Officer and Chief Technology Officer. James joined Duff & Phelps, the predecessor of Boyd Watterson Asset Management, in 1990. Prior to joining the firm, James served as an analyst within the National Data Processing Center at Ernst & Young. James holds a BS from John Carroll University.
Shojaeddin Joe Daneshmand is a Systems Analyst and also serves as a Senior Programmer. Joe joined Duff & Phelps, the predecessor of Boyd Watterson Asset Management, in 1997 as a Programmer Analyst. Joe holds an MS from The Ohio State University and a BS from Western Michigan University.
Sam E. Watson is a Programmer and System Analyst. Prior to joining Boyd Watterson in 2016, he developed independent software and did contractual work for large internet search and social media companies. He is a graduate of Cleveland’s Tech Elevator and holds bachelor’s degrees in economics and anthropology from Kent State University.